Benjamin Orth is a German producer, composer, audio engineer, instructor and keyboardist.
While always being passionate about music, Benjamin’s interest in technology and science led him to the Universities of Kassel and Hamburg; at the latter he graduated with a Master of Science degree in physics. After several years of different working experiences, Benjamin decided to focus on music and moved to the United States to study Music Production at the Los Angeles College of Music (LACM).
Being taught by industry professionals Andre Knecht (Warner Bros.), Mark Browne (bass player: Melissa Etheridge, Dixie Chicks; composer: The Bachelor, The Sopranos) and Andrew “Mudrock” Murdock (producer: Godsmack, Alice Cooper, Avenged Sevenfold), Benjamin started producing, recording and mixing numerous albums, EPs and Singles with international bands and artists as well as performing and recording as a studio keyboardist.
After graduation Benjamin joined the faculty of LACM and taught music production classes. In addition he maintained LACM’s extensive computer facilities and engineered for one of LACM’s recording studios and film composer Martin Davich (ER, Trinity, Beverly Hills 90210).
After five years in California, Benjamin moved back to Germany and founded borth audio, a one-man plugin manufacturer creating virtual instruments for Native Instruments Kontakt. Benjamin is constantly writing for music libraries.